Friday, March 26, 2021

Annual International Tax Conference

The Annual International Tax Conference, sponsored by the George W. Daverio School of Accountancy and the Institute for Global Business at The University of Akron, is designed to update practitioners in the accounting, legal, business and governmental sectors. International tax specialists will discuss new developments, tax savings ideas, current issues, and changes in the laws applying to international business taxation.

The International Tax Conference is an outreach event of the Masters of Taxation Program at The University of Akron, the premier MTax Program of Ohio. We offer the only online Master of Taxation degree in the USA with an International Tax emphasis. Visit the MTax page for more information.

Hosted by:

The George W. Daverio School of Accountancy


Ernst & Young


8:20 a.m. – 8:30 a.m
Welcome from The University of Akron
Dr. Li Wang, Ph.D., CPA, ABV, CMA, School of Accountancy Chair & Professor
8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
U.S. Tax Reform and Impact on Planning
Michael Urse, J.D., CPA, PwC Partner
Lowell Huth, CPA, PwC Partner
9:30 a.m – 9:40 a.m.
9:40 a.m. – 10:40 a.m.
Deep Dive on US International Tax Reform – Session I
Dan McMann, CPA, EY Partner
Atirek Ratani CPA, EY Partnerl
Rupesh Santoshi, EY Principle
10:40 a.m. – 10:50 a.m.
10:50 a.m. – 11:35 a.m.
Deep Dive on US International Tax Reform – Session II
Brandon Roytberg, CPA, J.D., PwC Partner
Emily Arjani, CPA, PwC Senior Manager
11:35 a.m. – 11:40 a.m.
11:40 a.m. – 12:25 p.m.
Accounting for International Tax Issues and Foreign Tax Law Update
Jim Ramsay, EY Partner
Sebastian Boers, EY Executive Director
12:25 p.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Closing Remarks & Questions